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Skyward Sword opening cinematic, beautiful but baffling

6:15 PM on 10.07.2011

Fraser Brown

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[Update: Added English translation]

The wait for The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword is almost over. I don't know about you folks, but I'm more excited about this than I have been about anything with "Zelda" in its name for over a decade. I'm also looking forward to playing my Wii again, it's been a long time.

Still, I haven't got a clue what's going on in this beautiful, but ambiguous opening cinematic. It probably doesn't help that I don't understand Japanese. Any bilingual readers care to englighten this ignorant chap?

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